Category: Communications

Gender Equality and Mainstreaming Tech Awards

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News from the United Nations site on the GEM-TECH Awards for this year: UN Women and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), in partnership with the Mayor’s Office of Technology and Innovation of the City of New York, will celebrate the…



Today is Thanksgiving in the United States, a good day to think about what I’m thankful for: the strong and diverse voices of women. With great appreciation in mind, I highly recommend diving into the site Feministing. It’s an amazing…

Women in Comics

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GoComics hosts several comic strips drawn by some amazing women. Here are some of them, along with descriptions from others. For Better or For Worse by Lynn Johnston Lynn Johnston, CM, OM is a Canadian cartoonist, known for her newspaper comic…


The Tennessee Woman Suffrage Monument, Inc. is organizing the work to establish a monument to honor TN Suffragists. Tennessee was the thirty-sixth state to vote in favor of ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution in 1920, allowing women the right to vote.